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Advantages of Ultrasound Over MRI or CT in Neurosurgery

Posted by BK Ultrasound on May 5, 2015 2:50:00 AM

Dr. Kare Fugleholm is a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Rigshopitalet in Copenhagen, whose department of neurosurgery is among the largest neurosurgical departments in Europe covering all aspects of brain surgery and peripheral nerve surgery.

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Topics: Surgery, Neurosurgery

Guidelines for Musculoskeletal Sonography

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Mar 3, 2015 10:48:00 AM

 

From the “Suggested Guidelines for Musculoskeletal Sonography” chapter in our musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging guide: “Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging” by Dr. Randy Moore. 

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Topics: Musculoskeletal

Egg and Embryo Donor Programs for IVF Patients

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jan 29, 2015 2:54:00 AM

Dr. Ernest Zeringue, Infertility Specialist and founder of the California IVF Fertility Center, offers his opinions on the effect that an IVF patient’s age has on her chances of getting pregnant. He then discusses three different egg and embryo donation options available for his patients

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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

Genetic Screening of Embryos Increases IVF Success Rates

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jan 15, 2015 11:50:00 AM

The birth rate among American women aged 35 and up has risen steadily over the last four decades as women choose to postpone pregnancy in order to pursue education and careers (1). However, women in that age group face biological obstacles to becoming pregnant, and many turn to in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments to help them conceive.
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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

The Next Generation of Ultrasound Technology

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jan 7, 2015 10:52:00 AM

BK Ultrasound, Powered by Analogic breaks through with ultra high resolution ultrasound imaging. By adopting the gaming industry’s best streaming graphics processing and architecture, BK Ultrasound has developed a system that is both powerful and power efficient.
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Topics: Urology

Ultrasound as an Alternative to Fluoroscopy

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Dec 18, 2014 8:32:00 PM

Dr. Robert Clendenin, a physiatrist at the Orthopedic Alliance Clinic in Nashville, Tennessee, spoke with us about the importance of ultrasonography in his musculoskeletal practice.

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Topics: Musculoskeletal

Enhance Needle Visualization with Ultrasound

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Dec 12, 2014 11:12:00 AM

Seeing the needle in tissue can sometimes be challenging during ultrasound-guided procedures. The X-Shine needle visualization option enhances the needle's appearance in real time during in-plane procedures, without compromising fast frame rates.
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Topics: Musculoskeletal, Anesthesiology

Ultrasound Use is Growing in Family Practice

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Dec 3, 2014 7:30:00 AM

Dr. Page is a family doctor who works in a general clinic in Lake Louise, a small tourist town in Canada. He uses ultrasound for a variety of applications such as diagnosing musculoskeletal injuries from the nearby ski-hill, evaluating pregnancies, and performing emergency scans of various traumas.
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What is the Movember Foundation?

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Nov 10, 2014 11:02:00 AM

Every November, men participating in the “Movember” challenge, grow a moustache to raise funds and awareness for men’s health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer. Proceeds raised through the Movember Foundation are donated largely to the Prostate Cancer Foundation and Livestrong.
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New eBook “A Guide to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound”

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Sep 12, 2014 11:06:00 AM

Our new eBook on musculoskeletal ultrasound offers an overview of examination techniques and ultrasonography of normal structures and pathology.
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Topics: Musculoskeletal